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... but the latest test showed for DH a 222 total ch, LDL of 138 and HDL of 51. ... (2 replies)
... Total Cholesterol in and of itself is very misleading and should not be used to determine if you need cholesterol lowering meds. ... (30 replies)
... Very good. This helps me alot. Why is total cholesterol misleading? ... (30 replies)

... Yes, two years ago I had Total Cholesterol in the 205 range. At the time the doc thought that with added fish oil and olive opil I should be fine. ... (30 replies)
... can somebody interpret my doc said that i am fine. but the total cholesterol of 248 freaks me out. i took the test last yr and it was 205 which is under borderline. now it is 248!. when i checked the internet, 248 is under the high risk region. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, my dad has had high cholesterol for some time now. ... (1 replies)
... I changed my diet, started to exercise and take fish oil supplements, metamucil and eat oatmeal. Although these dietary changes caused me to gain 7 lbs., my cholesterol numbers improved. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for your input. I have to first disagree with you about the Ultrasound. The Ultrasound which I had, had Doppler technology which puts different colors on different substances in your blood stream, which in turn makes it very accurate. Here is the company that took the test... Now here are my test... (15 replies)
... Iím a 73 y/o non smoking women I got the following blood test results & my doctor immediately wanted me on statins. For the record this is the first time my total has been over 200 and since Iíve used him for years he has these records. But even if it wasnít, do these numbers warrant something as drastic as statins, which sound dangerous to me. Total Cholesterol - 205 Tri... (2 replies)
Jul 9, 2005
... Dave, Good results - hope they continue. However, don't think you can 'eat what you want', and take a pill to make it all better. You won't be fooling your body, and the bad results may take years to manifest themselves - but rest asured, they will. I'd still go with a diet that is low-saturated-fat, no-trans-fat. Both can injure the arteries, and the resulting... (16 replies)
... of heart attacks are in people with normal or low cholesterol levels . ... (9 replies)
... about 2,000 mg per day. In general, cholesterol that the average American absorbs from food amounts to about 100 mg per day. ... (9 replies)
Jul 9, 2005
... Dave, I am scheduled for blood work sometimes this week. Doc told me that if there are any problems he will call. IF he does not call I assume no problems. Then I will go over results with him in September is my next doc visit. Let you know. Otherwise doing super on a very small dose of Vytorin. I take 10/20 split in half which amounts to 5/10 and according to... (16 replies)
Jul 9, 2005
... and my next blood test 6 weeks later I was down to 177!!! unfortunately my Liver Enzimes were elevated. My doc switched to 20mg Pravachol and 6 weeks later my cholesterol was at 240, my doctor put me on 40 mg pravachol and 6 weeks later my TC was 205. ... (16 replies)
... vitamin with "One A Day Cholesterol Plus" Multi. ... (3 replies)
... HDL is generally improved by exercise and medications, but an isolated lower HDL number with a low LDL, total cholesterol is difficult to interpret. ... (3 replies)
... How old is the Silvertein article, for it seems odd to emphasize only total cholesterol without discussing its components? ... (54 replies)
Very Low HDL
Nov 20, 2003
... Howdy brother - I am a 48 year old - 5'9" and weigh 225. Last Friday I had blood work done and my numbers had changed from previously - my LDL was 133 and my HDL was 16 with total cholesterol at 205 - just three months ago mu LDL was 95 my HDL 29 and total 158 so of course I am now concerned-- my parents don't have cholesterol troubles but both have high blood pressure... (3 replies)
... total cholesterol was down from 269 to 205 on Lipitor 10 mg daily. I don't know the HDL and LDL, and I have to sign a medical release to have them send me a copy of all the labwork! ... (5 replies)
... Is this total cholesterol or LDL or ? ... (1 replies)

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